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bulbul

noun bul·bul \ˈbl-ˌbl\

Definition of BULBUL

1
:  a songbird frequently mentioned in Persian poetry that is probably a nightingale (Erithacus megarhynchos)
2
:  any of a group of gregarious passerine birds (family Pycnonotidae) of Asia and Africa

Origin of BULBUL

Persian, from Arabic
First Known Use: 1665

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